Professor Steven T. Katz, Founding Director of the Elie Wiesel Center for...
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In a private ceremony, Israel's president Shimon Peres conferred the President's Medal...
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is the subject of a CAS-History course offered by Dr. Abigail Jacobson, visiting professor of Israel Studies at the Elie Wiesel Center. In an recent article, Rich Barlow describes her classroom as a place where college is hardly an ivory tower isolated from real-world concerns.
Spotlight on Classses: Spring 2014
Just on time for the all-important conversation with your advisor, here is some information about course offerings in Hebrew and Jewish studies for the upcoming spring semester, ranging from Maimonides to modern mystical movements to Israeli pop music.
- 12DecFaculty Meeting
- 23JanJeff Morgan: Manischewitz It's Not: Ruminations of a Kosher Vintner. A salon event with a tasting of Covenant and Peter Paul Wines
- 27JanLunch conversation with Ido Aharoni, Consul General of Israel
- 6FebJudaic Studies and Muslim Studies faculty/grad student luncheon. Presenter: Michael Zank
- 13FebJudaic Studies Faculty/Grad Student luncheon. Presenter: Abigail Gillman
- 4MarInaugural Leo Trepp Lecture with speaker Susannah Heschel.
- 17MarFaculty/Grad Student seminar with Israel Bartal